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Brazil Judge OKs Country’s First Gay Marriage

A Brazilian state judge has approved what the court said is the nation's first gay marriage.

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International News

LGBT Toilet at Rio Samba Group Praised, Criticized

There are now three toilet options for revelers at the Rio de Janiero, Brazil's Cidade de Deus shantytown's samba headquarters:…

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International News

Brazil Grants Residency Based on Same-Sex Marriage

Brazil's government for the first time has granted a foreign citizen the right to live permanently in the country based…

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Brazilian must register gay unions as marriages

Brazilian notary publics must register same-sex civil unions as marriages if the couple requests it, the country's National Council of…

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International News

Brazil Army must recognize same-sex civil union

A court in the northeastern state of Pernambuco has ordered Brazil's Army for the first time to recognize a same-sex…

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International News

Gay pride revelers in Brazil pack Copacabana Beach

Rio de Janeiro's famed Copacabana beach has been packed with tens of thousands of revelers taking part in the city's…

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FIFA investigates Mexico for anti-gay slurs

FIFA is investigating claims that Mexico fans chanted anti-gay slurs during its opening match against Cameroon.

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Rio 2016 Opening Ceremony: 3 billion People Watching, One Unforgettable night

Although massive in scale, this Olympic's ceremonies will be on a very tight budget.

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